Francis Courtney Educational Fund Grant

The original benefactors were trying to help the poor of Southall and Norwood through the almshouse charity and helping schools.

Objects of the Fund

Awarding to beneficiaries: scholarships, bursaries or maintenance allowances tenable at any school, university, or other place of learning approved by the trustees.
Providing financial assistance, clothing, tools, instruments or books to help beneficiaries on leaving school, a university or any other educational establishment to prepare for, or to enter, a profession, trade or calling.

Activities of the Fund

One-off grants given to assist in education, fees, living expenses or travel abroad to those living in the London Borough of Ealing. Preference is given to those who have not reached the age of 25.

How do I apply for the grant?

The application form for applying for the grant will be available from this page from late April/early May 2020.